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Well worth a visit. Beautiful place. The Lady chapel is also very quite. Amazing atmosphere. Take time to read whats on the wall.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 18 October 2016
Wellington, New Zealand
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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

What a glorious place this is in all its splendor and majesty. The beauty and peace that surrounds the inside of the cathedral is just awesome. It's such a reflection of God and Christ and even if you are not a Christian you would appreciate the care and talent that has gone into building this glorious church and the love... More 

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Wellington, New Zealand
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

Well worth a visit. Beautiful place. The Lady chapel is also very quite. Amazing atmosphere. Take time to read whats on the wall.

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Caloundra, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016

Visited Sunday 11th September. What a credit to the people of Wellington that they built such a great place of worship. I loved the modern feel but it still had the proportions of the old style Cathedrals. The info boards beside the sanctuary tell the history of Wellington Cathedral - very interesting.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2016

We didn't really expect much but the cathedral surprised with it's beautiful tranquility and history at a very human level - you can read about the many community contributors and clergy. The architecture is interesting too with a modernist style, lots of unadorned pale wood and pastel colours. Overall a pleasant place to spend an hour or so taking in... More 

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Perth, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016

A beautiful church to view and get away from it all as well as get that little bit closer to the Lord!!!!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 May 2016

Wandered round the cathedral while we were waiting for the 10am service. It is a very interesting building and has wonderful stained glass windows. What mattered to me most was the very touching & spiritual service with very warm people there. The choir was very good and altogether a wonderful visit.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 April 2016

Nothing like a European cathedral apart from the size, but it's still great. I would classify it as understated, which adds to its appeal.

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Huddersfield, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 March 2016

Wellington Cathedral is situated within the parliamentary complex and was built to provide the city with a Cathedral worthy of a capital city. It is a modern, stark and dramatic building. The memorial to the Gallipolli Campaign is a moving reminder of New Zealand ties to Britain. The Queen unveiled the Consecration stone in 2002. Entry is free, but donations... More 

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Lake Charles, La
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 March 2016

Built in 1998, a very nice cathedral with a huge 4000 pipe organ. Not all cathedrals have to be old! Built on to this cathedral is the old parish wooden church from the Kapiti coast, known as the Lady's chapel. So you can still get your "old" fix

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Greve, Denmark
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 March 2016

The new cathedral in Wellington has replaced the old St. Pauls and is very very different. From my point of view The “new” Cathedral of St Paul is a too massive building as well as the scale of the interior is too huge. Not very nice at all. I must admit that I do not like the architecture nor the... More 

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